Welcome to the San Miguel Writers’ Conference online proposal submission site. 

The deadline for Faculty Proposal Submissions for the 2018 San Miguel Writers' Conference has now passed.  

Proposals for the Spanish Program will remain open until March 31, 2017.

San Miguel Writers’ Conference Faculty Submissions: Please select the workshop category below associated with your primary workshop.  If you would like to propose several workshops, in the same or different genres, please submit a separate proposal for each workshop.  If you are unsure which category to submit your proposal in, click ‘Show Guidelines’ next to the category to get a better idea of what that category includes.  The deadline for all proposals is March 1, 2017.

Note: The deadline for submitting proposals for the 2017 San Miguel Writers' Conference has now passed.  All submissions will be only considered for the 2018 San Miguel Writers' Conference.

San Miguel Writers' Conference Literary Agent Submissions: Scroll to the bottom of this page to find the '2018 Literary Agent' submission category.  As an agent we ask you to hear 15-minute pitches from writers. We will schedule these appointments for you on three afternoons of the Conference. In addition, we may invite you to participate in an agents' panel and/or to teach a 90-minute workshop.

San Miguel Literary Sala Monthly Reading Submissions: Scroll to the bottom of this page to find the 'Literary Sala Monthly Readings' submission category.  Be ready to submit a writing sample from your book (2000 words or fewer), biographical information (200-400 words), and a photo suitable for use on our website.

Poetry Café Submissions: Scroll to the bottom of this page to find the 'Poetry Cafe submission' category.  You will need to submit 2-3 poems, biographical information (250-500 words), and a photo suitable for use in printed materials.

Note: If you begin filling out a submission proposal and realize you are missing information, you can scroll to the bottom, save your proposal as a draft, and come back later to finish it.

If you're interested in more information about the San Miguel Writers’ Conference or San Miguel Literary Sala please visit our websites:  http://sanmiguelwritersconference.org/  http://sanmiguelliterarysala.org/

FORMATO SOLICITUD PARA PONENTES, PROFESORES Y/O PROFESIONALES DE LAS LETRAS

El Festival Internacional de Escritores y Literatura en San Miguel de Allende convoca a escritores, profesionales y talleristas con experiencia en docencia a presentar sus propuestas para talleres de creación literaria y ser parte del honorable profesorado de la 13° edición de este festival, que se llevará a cabo del 14 al 18 de febrero de 2018.

Los talleres en español se dan exclusivamente en este idioma, pero si tienes una propuesta para un taller bilingüe nos encantará conocerla. Los talleres están dirigidos a profesionales, estudiantes y público en general. Los talleres de escritura o creación literaria incluyen narrativa, cuento, novela, poesía, ciencia ficción, periodismo, guionismo y otras categorías literarias, así como talleres acerca de la publicación, la comercialización y la industria literaria y editorial.

San Miguel Literary Sala presents two authors each month (except February) on the second Thursday of that month.  Each author presentation lasts approximately 50 minutes (including a question and answer session).   Please submit a writing sample from your book (2000 words or fewer), biographical information (200-400 words), and a photo suitable for use on our website and in printed materials.



Poetry Cafe Bellas Artes meets monthly from January to April and August through December. Aug-Dec).  If you would like to present your poetry, please submit 2-3 poems as samples, biographical information (250-500 words), and a photo suitable for use in printed materials.  Photo(s) must be JPG or PNG and ideally should be 300 dpi. The shortest side of your photo should be at least 3.5 inches (1050 px).

Submissions will be reviewed every other month. We will do our best to reply to you within 60 days.